Robert Mauck Switzer (1863 - 1952)

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Birthplace: Gallia, Ohio, USA
Death: Died
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About Robert Mauck Switzer

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_M._Switzer

Robert Mauck Switzer (March 6, 1863 – October 28, 1952) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.

Early life

Born near Gallipolis, Ohio, Robert Switzer attended the district schools, Gallia Academy, and Rio Grande College. He attended the law departments of the University of Virginia at Charlottesville and the Ohio State University of Columbus.

Career

He taught school from 1883-1887. He then served as Deputy Sheriff of Gallia County 1888-1892.

He was admitted to the bar in 1892 and commenced practice in Gallipolis, Ohio. He served as prosecuting attorney of Gallia County 1893-1900. He served as delegate to the Republican National Conventions in 1900 and 1920.

He was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-second and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1911 – March 4, 1919). He was an unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1918 to the Sixty-sixth Congress. He also served as City solicitor of Gallipolis, Ohio. He then resumed the practice of law.

Death

He died in Gallipolis, Ohio, on October 28, 1952, and he was interred in Mound Hill Cemetery.

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Robert M. Switzer's Timeline

1863
1863
Gallia, Ohio, USA
1870
1870
Age 7
Addison, Gallia, Ohio
1896
December 1, 1896
Age 33
Pittsburgh, , , Pennsylvania
1897
September 13, 1897
Age 34
Ohio
1900
1900
Age 37
Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio
1901
April 8, 1901
Age 38
Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio, USA
1904
May 13, 1904
Age 41
Gallia, Ohio, USA
1907
July 30, 1907
Age 44
Gallia, Ohio, USA
1910
1910
Age 47
Gallipolis Ward 2, Gallia, Ohio
1910
Age 47
Gallia, Gallipolis City, OH